The newly formed Rapha Condor Recycling.co.uk team is to be sponsored by Madison for the 2008 season. The team, created when two of Britain’s leading road cycling teams joined forces in October, includes some of the UK’s strongest domestic cyclists.
In 2008, Madison the UK distributors for Shimano, will be providing the team with full Dura-ace group sets as well as the new Carbon Laminate WH-7850 wheel set. Also included in the deal, the team - which will compete on the continent during the coming season - will be sporting the new Giro Ionos helmet as well as the new range of Giro eyewear, due to be released in February at the iceBike show.
Madison will be continuing to support the Tour of Britain in its capacity as official industry partner for 2008 as well as providing the financial backing and support for the world’s first 24 hour road race, the Shimano 24 due to take place on July 12 – 13 2008. For more details on this ground-breaking event, visit www.shimano24.com